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Market Tour

Saturday, 19 August, 2017 – weather: Rained all day Today we are to do a market tour, one of 4 options, with Budi the Chef. After breakfast, we make our way through the gloomy skies to the bus and a … Continue reading

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The Assumption

Tuesday, 15 August, 2017 – weather: Great until late Today’s headline is not about a presumption or supposition or any of the other such synonyms from Roget. Instead, it is about the Catholic Holy Day for the Assumption of the … Continue reading

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Decent Weather for a Change

Sunday, 13 August, 2017 – weather: Really nice Yes, following on from the end of yesterday, the sky is sunny and it is to be 27c today. What a welcome change after over 7 weeks of dross. It is a … Continue reading

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Off the Boat at Last

Saturday, 12 August, 2017 – weather: Grey and Rainy, but improves We have signed up to go to a castle tour and wine tasting today in Wrzburg. The weather is again dismal and it is tempting not to go, but … Continue reading

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The Rhine Gorge

Thursday, 10 August, 2017 – weather: Rained all day We are to enter the Rhine Gorge at around 6:00 AM so we are encouraged to get up then to view the entry. I wasn’t going to do that but since … Continue reading

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Cruisin’

Tuesday, 8 August, 2017 – weather: grey, again Although we were on the boat overnight, we still have not left the Amsterdam docks. Additionally, there are a couple of tours around Amsterdam scheduled until we finally get cruising in the … Continue reading

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Another Quiet Day in Brussels

Tuesday, 1 August, 2017 – weather: grey but OK This morning Julie has another business meeting. We are eating in this morning and I make a half decent croque monsieur, which is a glorified French name for a toasted ham … Continue reading

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